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YC ticket aspirants give sleepless nights to veterans

Chandigarh: Youth Congress’s ticket aspirants are giving tough time to their senior counterparts who are camping in New Delhi since last week. Whereas young guns are seeking tickets on the basis of their age, support and win-ability, various senior most Congress leaders from Punjab are trying hard to keep them at bay. Such has been

Turncoats joining new parties upset veterans

Chandigarh:Ignored by their parent political parties, a number of turncoats who have joined Punjab Congress, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) have been creating stagnation for loyal and young promising leaders working to strengthen their outfits since years hoping a bright future. The loyalist leaders and workers in almost every political party

Veterans compliment CM for taking initiative

Amritsar: Euphoric over the inauguration of the state-of-the-art Punjab State War Heroes Memorial and Museum, the war veterans on Sunday showered heaps of praise for the state government, especially Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal for taking this unique initiative to preserve great history of Armed forces. In his address former chief of Indian Army General

Badal announces helpline for defence personnel, veterans

Amritsar: Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said a helpline would soon be set up to address grievances of serving defence personnel and veterans in the state. He speaking here after inaugurating the Punjab State War Heroes Memorial and Museum costing Rs 130 crore. Badal said the helpline would be set up at state

Indian Army veterans support surgical attack at terrorist launch pads along LoC

Ludhiana: Following the surgical attack by Indian Army at the terrorist launch pads along the Line of Control (LoC) on Thursday, the veteran Army personnel have supported the action of Indian Army. The veterans opine that patience was over and Indian Army was left with only option.   “Pakistan as part of its state policy

Indian Army veterans support surgical attack at terrorist launch pads along LoC

Ludhiana: Following the surgical attack by Indian Army at the terrorist launch pads along the Line of Control (LoC) on Thursday, the veteran Army personnel have supported the action of Indian Army. The veterans opine that patience was over and Indian Army was left with only option. “No doubt every problem has a solution but this

Amarinder takes part in veterans’ march on 7th Pay Commission

Punjab Congress chief Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday participated in a veterans’ protest march supporting the stand taken by the three armed forces chiefs against the “bias against the defence services” in the Seventh Pay Commission and submitted a memorandum to Governor V P Singh Badnore on the issue. The march was led by Lt

Capt Amarinder participates in veterans’ march to Governor against 7th Pay Commission

Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Capt Amarinder Singh today joined the veterans’ march to Punjab Governor VP Singh Badnore and submitted a memorandum supporting the stand taken by the three services chiefs against the bias against the defence services in the Seventh Pay Commission. The march was led by Lt Gen (retired) SS Brar, the

Veterans clash at CPI-M conclave

New Delhi: A major clash between members of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) and the “Bengal brigade” broke out at the three-day central committee meet of the party here where veterans also exchanged heated words over the party’s poll debacle in West Bengal. At the meeting, Surjyakanta Mishra, former Leader of the Opposition in